On Oct. 11, Code 3 will host an Awards Ceremony honoring the accomplishments of the Metropolitan Police Department’s Gun Recovery Unit over the past decade. A total of 60 uniformed police officers serve in the unit, which has significantly increased safety in the nation’s capital by making more than 4,000 arrests and seizing more than 3,800 illegal firearms and over 53,000 rounds of ammunition.

The unit has also helped reduce the presence of illegal drugs in Washington, DC and to-date has seized approximately 600 pounds of marijuana, five kilos of powder cocaine, 14 kilos of crack cocaine, five gallons of PCP, three kilos of heroin and 9,000 ecstasy pills.

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